Knowledge and Insights: News and Press Releases

Mercadien sponsors inaugural accounting fraud competition at Drexel University

The Mercadien Group announced on Wednesday that it will be the inaugural sponsor for Drexel University’s Fraud & Internal Controls Case Competition (FIC3), a day-long event hosted by the Accounting Department of the LeBow College of Business, on February 13, 2015. Frank Pina, managing director and principal in Mercadien P.C., Certified Public Accountants and a leader of…

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NJ Business Magazine features article on Risk Management by Sherise Ritter

In today’s fast-paced business environment, coupled with significant regulatory, social and technological changes that have occurred the past few years, organizations are subject to myriad risks. As a result, it’s more important than ever to identify risks and develop a work plan to address and mitigate them. Risk is defined as the possibility that events…

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Princeton’s Mercadien Group Completes Annual Holiday Toy Drive

The Mercadien Group recently wrapped up its 14th successful, annual holiday toy drive in support of the Toys for Tots program, sponsored each year by the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve and Marine Toys for Tots Foundation. Over the past month, associates of the firm donated dozens of newly-bought, unwrapped toys and over $1,000 in cash,…

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The Mercadien Group Continues Long-Time Toys for Tots Holiday Tradition

The Mercadien Group recently wrapped up its 14th successful, annual holiday toy drive in support of the Toys for Tots program, sponsored each year by the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve and Marine Toys for Tots Foundation. Over the past month, associates of the firm donated dozens of newly-bought, unwrapped toys and over $1,000 in cash,…

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Don Conway Named NJTL Distinguished Individual Honoree 2015

The Mercadien Group is pleased to announce that Donald F. Conway, CPA, managing director, principal in Mercadien, P.C., CPAs, and a leader of the firm’s Forensic & Litigation Support Group, has been selected by National Junior Tennis & Learning (NJTL) of Trenton as the 2015 Distinguished Individual Honoree, along with his wife, Eileen. The Conways…

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Mercadien Partners with Community to Raise Ebola Awareness and Preparedness

Albert Giple, a Senior Accountant at The Mercadien Group, is teaming up with the Liberian Council of Churches, East Coast Outreach Development International, Power of Caring and others in the Liberian community in Trenton to raise awareness of and preparedness for Ebola at the Trenton Ebola Awareness Walk on Saturday, November 22, 2014. The two-mile…

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Marguerite Mount Presents Financial Seminar at Girl Scout Leadership Summit

Marguerite L. Mount, CPA, CGMA, managing director of The Mercadien Group and chair of The Mercadien Foundation, presented a workshop, entitled “Securing Your Financial Future,” to parents and other adults affiliated with the Girl Scouts of Central & Southern New Jersey (GSCSNJ), at its Girl Leadership Summit held at Princeton University on November 1, 2014.…

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NJ Banker Magazine Features Article on Internal Audit by Salvatore Zerilli

Internal audit, when properly implemented, is an essential element to assist your financial institution in discovering control weaknesses, regulatory and policy violations, and operational inefficiencies. Such self-scrutiny provides an institution with the ability to take timely, corrective action when needed to maintain its safety, soundness, profitability and integrity. Risk Assessment Proper implementation of an effective…

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Princeton Packet covers Mercadien’s National Small Business Association Contract

Mercadien P.C., Certified Public Accountants has been awarded a significant national contract with the U.S. Small Business Administration to provide risk-based review and risk oversight support services for the Certified Development Company /504 Loan Program administered through the Offices of Capital Access and Credit Risk Management. The program provides financing to small businesses to acquire…

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Mercadien Awarded Significant National Contract With U.S. SBA

Press Release – Mercadien Is Awarded Significant National Contract With U.S. Small Business Administration October 15, 2014; Princeton, New Jersey Conrad L. Druker, CPA and managing director of The Mercadien Group, is pleased to announce that Mercadien P.C., Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) has been awarded a significant national contract with the U.S. Small Business Administration…

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